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A Brief History On October 31, 2008, a link to a paper authored by Satoshi Nakamoto titled Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System was posted to a cryptography mailing list.  Today, Bitcoin is autonomous of customary banking and, as indicated by some top online merchants, is viewed as the most mainstream computerized cash that depends on PC systems to illuminate complex math. Issues, for verification and to record the subtleties of each exchange performed. The Bitcoin conversion scale is not subject to the national bank and is not the main power that administers the conveyance of digital currency. Be that as it…

A Brief History Nowadays, it seems that the Internet is constantly expanding and evolving. We are used to Google, which sees five million searches daily, and WhatsApp, with fifty million active users each day, but the Internet infiltrates our lives much further than that.  It is unrecognisable from the early days of the Internet, Tim Berners-Lee’s World Wide Web, and even the social networking platforms of the early 2000s. The statistics show just how vital the Internet is to our lives, and how much of our lives we end up living through it. As well as the likes of Google…

A Brief History Nowadays, it is an opportunity that not many of us are offered; however, if you are given the chance of moving to America – whether this is through your current job, you get a new one or your circumstances mean you can have a fresh start elsewhere – then it is one that you should seriously consider taking. Whether you end up in a large city such as New York or LA, a small town in the Midwest or somewhere in-between: there are many great adventures waiting ahead of you. Still not sure? Here are some reasons…

A Brief History Nowadays, it seems that the cannabis industry is continually strengthening its position and has gradually developed a strong foothold in the US economy. It has contributed over $50 billion dollars to the US economy since its inception and created about 300,000 jobs; however, the federal government has still not approved its general use. With the ever-increasing health significance of marijuana and the revenue it is generating, it is becoming ever so difficult for the US government to keep its federal ban on the substance in place. As fascinating as the numbers shown above are, it is important…

A Brief History International money transfers is the perfect example of why money was the most important and profound invention. Using a standardised object in order to exchange value — that represents a reasonably fixed value — is what made us more productive, efficient and ultimately more prosperous. Of course, it is not entirely standardised. We all use currency, but it is different currency. Exchanging one currency for another, so you can use it to buy foreign goods or services, is both necessary and easy. It hasn’t always been as easy and fast as it is today, though. Asking a…

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